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WORKERS' COMPENSATION - Compensability of injuries - Aggravation of pre-existing condition - Psychological injuries

Monday, June 18, 2018 @ 8:50 AM  

Application by Stein for judicial review of a decision of the Workers’ Compensation Appeal Tribunal which held that she had not suffered from a compensable mental disorder and for a declaration s. 5.1 of the Workers Compensation Act was unconstitutional. Stein, who had bi-polar disorder, ceased working as a cardiology technologist in 2013. She claimed she had developed a workplace mental health injury due to the stress of having been scheduled to do five stress tests in a row in breach of previous employment accommodations and...